SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
March 8, 2012
Date of Report
(Date of earliest event reported)
THRESHOLD PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
|(Commission File Number)||(I.R.S. Employer |
170 Harbor Way, Suite 300
South San Francisco, California 94080
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On March 8, 2012, Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. issued a press release regarding its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report. The press release contains statements intended as “forward-looking statements” which are subject to the cautionary statements about forward-looking statements set forth therein.
The information furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02 (including Exhibit 99.1) shall not be deemed “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that Section and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press Release of Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. dated March 8, 2012 regarding its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011, furnished in accordance with Item 2.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc.|
|Date: March 8, 2012||By:||
/s/ Joel A. Fernandes
|Joel A. Fernandes|
|Vice President, Finance and Controller|
|99.1||Press Release of Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. dated March 8, 2012 regarding its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2011.|